John practices in the areas of business and tax law with an emphasis on corporate... more
John practices in the areas of business and tax law with an emphasis on corporate and business transactions, real estate, taxation and estate planning. He counsels businesses and their owners in a wide range of transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, buy-sell agreements, medical practice agreements, estate and business succession and general tax matters. In the tax area, John has focu... view profile
Tax attorneys understand the interplay of different tax laws and regulations, and in planning strategies to minimize people's tax liabilities. Many tax laws are written by lawyers for lawyers, and as such are very difficult to understand. There are also many different types of taxes and tax laws–for example, income taxes, corporate and business taxes, death taxes, property taxes, estate and gift taxes, sales taxes, and international taxes. Sometimes taxes are based on an inflated or incorrect value the government has placed on an entity or activity. Tax attorneys will help you challenge the value or the tax itself, and help you reduce your taxes through careful planning.